[CentOS] You didn't give me some packages, so now I'm giving you some! R, TexLive, LyX, Gnumeric, etc.

Paul Johnson pauljohn32 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 19:29:13 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 3:41 AM, Ralph Angenendt <ra+centos at br-online.de> wrote:
> Paul Johnson wrote:

> There's no real process of getting your packages into CentOS at the
> moment, rpmrepo is still "finding itself", so my advice would be to
> offer those packages (and maintenance) to rpmforge, which will be in
> rpmrepo once that is up. See <https://rpmrepo.org/RPMforge/>. Getting it
> in there also will help people with Scientific Linux or other
> distributions.

People keep sending me to RPMforge, but apparently you don't go there
yourselves to see you are sending me nowhere.  Follow your advice:


Go to the 2nd section called "Packagers".  Click either of these:

Building RPMforge packages

Contributing RPM packages

Both links point to pages that have not yet been created.


> Does that answer some of the questions?
> Cheers,
> Ralph
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Paul E. Johnson
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